Activites run by the bbc and partners

Things To Do - Activities

WED 22 OCT

Fungus Foray

The Doward, Ross-on-Wye

Run by: Marches Fungi

A leisurely walk around the Herefordshire Nature Trust's Doward reserves looking for and learning about the amazing fungi that live there

clock10:30–12:30

Suitable for 18+

Countryfile logo
  • Parking available at this location
  • Toilets not available at this location
  • Disabled toilets not available at this location
  • Disabled access not available at this location
  • Baby changing not available at this location
  • Food not available at this location
  • Picnic Area not available at this location
  •  Dogs are not welcome at this location
Parrot Waxcap

NICKY QUINN

Add to calendar

Learn about fairy's bonnets, jelly babies, cramp balls and many other weird and wonderful fungi which can be found in and around the nature reserves of the Doward in the Wye Valley AONB with field mycologist and HNT Trustee, Sheila Spence.

Disclaimer

Activities are not organised by the BBC unless stated otherwise. Neither is the BBC responsible for the accuracy of the information provided. If you are under 18, ask your parent/guardian before taking part in any activity.

Cost

£6.00 or £5.00 for Herefordshire Nature Trust members

Skill Level

  1. Beginner
  2. Intermediate
  3. Advanced

Venue

+ Enlarge map - Shrink map

The Doward

Doward Nature Reserves, Ross-on-Wye, HR9 6BP

herefordshirewt.org

Meeting point: Full details on booking

About this location

A walk around the HNT reserves looking at and learning about the fungi found along the way

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Marches Fungi.

Please register in advance.

Booking is essential, please book and pay for your tickets in advance to ensure a place on this walk. Book early as it is likely to be popular.

Activities near here

  • MON 1 SEP

    Bat & Moth Evening

    The Doward, Ross-on-Wye

    Run by: Herefordshire Nature Trust

    Learn to identify moths and bats during an exciting evening with the experts.

  • WED 22 OCT

    Fungus Foray

    The Doward, Ross-on-Wye

    Run by: Herefordshire Nature Trust

    'Discovering the Doward' One of a series of 8 events throughout the year, a short walk around one or more of the Herefordshire Nature T…

  • SAT 22 NOV

    Winter Tree and Shrub Identification

    The Doward, Ross-on-Wye

    Run by: Herefordshire Nature Trust

    Learn how to identify many of the different trees and shrubs around the reserves from their winter twigs, bark and shapes.

More Countryfile related activities

Getting closer to the great outdoors - discovering outdoor and adventure activities.

Visit the Countryfile website

  • SAT 13 SEP

    History of Clytha

    Sugarloaf and Usk Valley - National Trust, Abergavenny

    Run by: Sugarloaf and Usk Valley - National Trust

  • SUN 5 OCT

    Dens and Dampers

    East Wood, Tidenham

    Run by: Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust

  • WED 22 OCT

    Fungus Foray

    The Doward, Ross-on-Wye

    Run by: Herefordshire Nature Trust

Become a partner

Become a partner

Does your not-for-profit or publicly funded organisation run activities that could feature here?